Brixton Book Group Blog

Autumn by Ali Smith inspired voting picture


We more or less took over the Effra Social main room for a meeting about Autumn by Ali Smith – note that we’re going to move to a regular time slot to avoid a...

Brixton book group voting sketchbook

It’s feeling autumnal..

We had a packed meeting to discuss the Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead which despite not making the booker shortlist was a popular choice. Maybe not as quite as good as the Sellout? Still,...

The 2017 Long Read

The 2017 Long Read

Last year we picked Infinite Jest as our long read – as it’s taken an infinately long time for everyone to read it, most people haven’t finished it, but it remains the sort of...